Diwali Bonus To Central Government Employees Is Utterly Misplaced And Perverse

India is in the middle of a pandemic. Though, the Central Government would want everybody to believe that COVID-19 has already left India. How to ensure that everybody believes this figment? How to be seen as caring though it is farthest from the reality? Declare the Diwali bonus to central government employees. Why only Government […]

Why COVID-19 Cases Fall Every Weekend In India? The Answer Is The Miserable Indian State.

It has become a well-known fact that COVID-19 cases fall every weekend in India. Invariably, Monday will report the lowest new COVID-19 cases for the week. Seemingly, coronavirus takes a break over the weekend. It appears to get tired infecting people all through the week; hence it takes a much-needed breather in the week-end. Have […]

Elected Leaders In India Are The New Invincibles

India is a democracy. We, the electorate, elect the leaders as our representatives to govern the country. The elected leaders are expected to serve the nation and the citizens. If the electorate is unhappy with the performance of the elected leaders, they can be chucked out and a new Government can be voted in. Everybody […]

Why IPL 2020 Should Be Played In India

IPL 2020 will be played in UAE. Here are the three reasons for the Government of India, BCCI and the fans/general public on why IPL 2020 should be played in India. When India is learning to live with COVID-19, why not IPL 2020? India is in the middle of the pandemic. We have the second-highest […]

Q1 2020 GDP

India Q1 2020 GDP, GST Collections & Lockdown: Nothing Adds Up

The Indian Government finally announced Q1 2020 GDP figures. Everybody has been crying hoarse about the -23.9% contraction. The catastrophic impact of the stringent COVID-19 lockdown is being touted as the reason for the dismal economic performance. All the discussions are now centred on the revival of the economy, “green shoots”, “encouraging signals” etc. Everybody […]

RBI: Inflation Is Rising, When Will Interest Rate Increase?

India has been in the state of health emergency since March 2020. The pandemic has wreaked havoc on people’s lives and livelihoods. The Government’s response has lurched from half-baked lockdown to various stages of unlock. The Government has announced various schemes and measures to mitigate the impact of COVID-19. The most prominent is some mumbo-jumbo […]

I Refuse To Get Tested For COVID-19 In India

India has never been a country for the faint-hearted. With all the convoluted rules and regulations and the maze of the administrative procedures, it takes a miracle to lead a life away from the influence of the Government. After all, the omnipresent but spectacularly ineffective Government specializes in making life difficult as much as possible […]

Government of India Believes COVID-19 Has Already Left India

As on 27th July 2020, India has 14 lacs + COVID cases. The patients, they are not just numbers but humans, affected with coronavirus keep increasing day by day. The horror stories of COVID patients not able to find hospital beds abound. 32 k people have died till now. It is anybody’s guess if they […]